Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSS) VMSS let customers to create and manage identical, load balanced VM to distribute the application traffic among them. VMSS has the capability of automatic scale up based on the demand and scale down when the demand decreases. This will allow customers to keep theRead More →

Azure Kubernetes Service aka (AKS) is a managed service provided by Microsoft Azure to deploy micro-service applications quickly and managed those apps with less administrative efforts. With a Kubernetes release of v1.14 it enable the production level support for windows nodes and containers. With this announcement, AKS team announce theRead More →

Containers and Kubernetes are getting popular and enterprises are moving their monolithic applications to micro service architecture. There for enterprise use Docker, Kubernetes & etc, to run their micro service application. With the demand and popularity gain for container orchestration to manage thousands of containers, Kubernetes has the biggest marketRead More →

Azure Monitor for container provides a real time view in to Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) resources. It view real time stdout/stderr without using kubectl command line tool. We can configure logs for three different methods of control access AKS without Kubernetes RBAC authorization enabled AKS enabled with Kubernetes RBAC authorizationRead More →

Application high availability is critical for enterprise, because unavailability of application may cost the organizations. So in a microservices applications, each of the services scale different rate. Its important to adjust the application infrastructure to handle such kind of application scale. Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) is a managed Kubernetes (K8s)Read More →

Introduction to Prometheus/Grafana Prometheus Prometheus is an open source system for monitoring and alerting. This was initially developed at SoundCloud in 2012. For this system developers of the prometheus takes the inspiration of Googles Borgmon. In Prometheus it uses multidimensional time series data model for metrics and events. Following areRead More →

Kubernetes is a containers orchestration platform used to manage and automate thousands of containers running on micro services architecture. Kubernetes Sri Lanka is a community dedicated to share knowledge about Kubernetes and technologies bind with it. In Kubernetes Sri Lanka February Meetup we have exciting topic to share among theRead More →

Azure Storage Accounts is a service that offers customers to store blobs, files, queues and tabels for applications running. Storage Accounts are highly scaleable and can go up to Petabyte of data storages. Storage Account customers can use the feature of redundancy when we create an account (can change toRead More →

Storage is an important element for application deployment in any environment, on-prem or cloud. Even if we are running our application in a container some application may need storage to store the data they need for processing. So if we are using Kubernetes to deploy the application we need toRead More →

As of the end of 2018, I’ll be presenting a session at Sri Lanka IT Pro December meetup. In this month session, we will go through how to secure Azure Resources using Azure Security Center.  This session will include how to getting start with Azure Security Center and use itRead More →